The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 37 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 27 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.61% 1.35% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 2.02% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £343 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £408 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-37.08% +50.00%
E-Commerce
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
495 446 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 66.27% 66.87% 66.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 295 245
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 7
Average hourly rate £21.50 £175.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.71% +743.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £112.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
2 15 (27.27%) HTML
2 15 (27.27%) CRM
3 13 (23.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (23.64%) QA
3 13 (23.64%) Silverlight
3 13 (23.64%) System Testing
3 13 (23.64%) iPad
4 12 (21.82%) Web Services
5 11 (20.00%) PHP
5 11 (20.00%) Magento
6 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (16.36%) Unit Testing
8 8 (14.55%) CSS
9 7 (12.73%) MySQL
9 7 (12.73%) HTML5
9 7 (12.73%) Retail
10 6 (10.91%) jQuery
10 6 (10.91%) Java
11 5 (9.09%) SQL
11 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
11 5 (9.09%) .NET
11 5 (9.09%) MVC
11 5 (9.09%) Marketing
11 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
12 4 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (7.27%) Firewall
12 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (7.27%) hybris
12 4 (7.27%) Internet

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) WordPress
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.82%) Maya
2 1 (1.82%) 3ds Max
2 1 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (20.00%) Magento
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (1.82%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) VPN
1 4 (7.27%) Internet
1 4 (7.27%) Extranet
1 4 (7.27%) Firewall
2 3 (5.45%) Junos
3 2 (3.64%) Network Security
3 2 (3.64%) OSPF
3 2 (3.64%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.45%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (12.73%) Retail
2 5 (9.09%) Marketing
3 3 (5.45%) Finance
4 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (58.18%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) Analyst
2 9 (16.36%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 9 (16.36%) CRM Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Business Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Magento Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Web Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.27%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) CRM Architect
6 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) CRM Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.45%) PHP Magento Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Hybris Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) HTML
2 13 (23.64%) Silverlight
3 12 (21.82%) Web Services
4 8 (14.55%) CSS
5 7 (12.73%) HTML5
6 6 (10.91%) jQuery
7 5 (9.09%) .NET
8 3 (5.45%) DHTML
8 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.45%) Struts
8 3 (5.45%) Spring
8 3 (5.45%) JSF
8 3 (5.45%) Ajax
8 3 (5.45%) Spring MVC
8 3 (5.45%) CSS3
9 2 (3.64%) Classic ASP
10 1 (1.82%) XML
10 1 (1.82%) XSLT
10 1 (1.82%) LAMP
10 1 (1.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) iPad
2 2 (3.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) UNIX
1 2 (3.64%) Solaris
1 2 (3.64%) Linux
1 2 (3.64%) Android
1 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) CRM
2 13 (23.64%) System Testing
3 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.36%) Unit Testing
5 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 5 (9.09%) MVC
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.27%) Low Latency
6 4 (7.27%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.45%) User Stories
7 3 (5.45%) Web Development
7 3 (5.45%) TDD
7 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.64%) SEO
8 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.64%) UML
8 2 (3.64%) OO
8 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.64%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
2 11 (20.00%) PHP
3 6 (10.91%) Java
4 5 (9.09%) SQL
5 3 (5.45%) C#
6 2 (3.64%) Perl
6 2 (3.64%) VBScript
6 2 (3.64%) Tcl
7 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) CCNP
1 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.45%) Check Point Certification
1 3 (5.45%) CCSA
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) IIBA
3 1 (1.82%) CBAP
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) hybris
2 3 (5.45%) Blue Coat
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco
2 3 (5.45%) Juniper
2 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.64%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) Adobe
4 1 (1.82%) Sun
4 1 (1.82%) ATG
4 1 (1.82%) Zend
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
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